WhatsApp in their official blog post announced: "Just previous year, we shared that one billion people around the world use WhatsApp every month". They also revealed that 250 million people use their WhatsApp status daily. Last year, the messaging app had released data suggesting that 1 billion people used WhatsApp monthly.
For reference, WhatsApp had just 450 million monthly users and 350 million daily users in Febraury 2014 when it was acquired by Facebook.
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The data also revealed that around 55 billion messages were sent per day on WhatsApp, 4.5 billion photos shared per day and 1 billion videos shared per day. The company also shared few more interesting stats about WhatsApp usage. Today, it sets up another milestone at which Whatsapp reached 1 Billion daily active users.
Nearly 55 billion messages are shared every day in 60 supported languages.
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"From a monetisation perspective, I think the strategy there is were focused on growing the user base, first and foremost, and then secondly, it's about building organic connections between businesses... and consumers, and then third, it's about how we build monetisation around those relationships", said Facebook CFO David Wehner. "We are humbled that so many people are using these new features to connect with one another in their own special way". Whatsapp Status, its version of Snapchat Stories now has 250 million daily active users.
Acquiring users to the tune of Billions is no easy task and it is noteworthy to see how the user base has doubled in the last 2-3years. "We're going to keep improving and giving you more ways to share", the company further added.
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Facebook had shelled out $19 billion to buy out WhatsApp.